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  1. Ahoy, cruise guestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2018 | The Times

    American Duchess cruise guests depart the ship Sunday for shore excursions while the boat was docked on the Illinois River at Allen Park in Ottawa. The American Duchess cruise vessel docked at the west end of Allen Park in Ottawa next to the railroad bridge as part of a nine-day cruise from St. Louis.

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  2. OSF expands obstetrics, gynecology servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | The Times

    OSF HealthCare has continued to expand women's health services in Ottawa. OSF HealthCare Medical Group Obstetrics/Gynecology-Ottawa office, newly opened in April, now offers a maternal-fetal medicine clinic.

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  3. Man hit by train in Streator identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | The Times

    County officials responded at 2:31 p.m. to the rail line south of 601 W. Frech St. where Larry Rizo, 48, of Streator, was struck by a train. The Norfolk Southern train was westbound heading 20 mph when the train engineer said they saw Rizo lying down on the tracks.

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  4. In the Classroom - Illinois Central CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2018 | The Times

    The following local students made the spring dean's list and president's list at Illinois Central College in East Peoria. Liberty Vollmer, of Cornell; Taylor Kee and Kaytlin Shinkey, both of Flanagan; Carter Gualandri, of Marseilles; Haley Hartzler, of Minonk; Emily Williamson, of Oglesby; Amanda Heinz, of Peru; and Faith Hedrick, of Wenona.

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  5. Weissensel to coach Cru harriersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | The Times

    John Weissensel, who was a member of three IHSA state-qualifying cross country teams at Marquette Academy and two NJCAA national-qualifying squads at Waubonsee Community College, is the new head coach of the Crusaders cross country program. Weissensel, one of the many of Marquette Academy's standout distance runners who learned under the Hall of Fame direction of Dr. Dan Cheatham, will be able to put that knowledge and his other successes into practice from a different viewpoint, as he is the new head coach of Crusaders boys and girls cross country.

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  6. In the Classroom - Illinois Central CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | The Times

    Nicole Embery, of Minonk, accepted membership into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society at Illinois Central College, in East Peoria, during the spring 2018 semester. The local, five-star chapter is Upsilon Mu, and has more than 500 students.

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  7. Whetzel/Ewing EngagementRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | The Times

    Kelsey Whetzel, formerly of Metamora, IL, currently East Peoria, IL, and Jacob Ewing, formerly of Streator, IL, currently East Peoria, IL, will be married Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 1 pm at St. Mary of Lourdes in Germantown Hills. The reception will be held at Metamora Fields.

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  8. After 70 years Senate Billiards closing in OttawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | The Times

    Susan Stehl , co-owner of Senate Billiards in Ottawa with her husband Keith, offers coffee refills to four of her daily customers. Clockwise from right are regulars Mort Cooper, a retired barber, Roger Zuk, a retired mailman; Jim Patarozzi, retired from U.S. Silica; and Ron Degeare, retired from Caterpillar in Joliet.

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  9. Rathburn takes fifth in Grand Final beeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | The Times

    Parkside Middle School eighth-grader Shea Rathburn simulates writing the winning word "mahatma" on her hand Feb. 17 during the regional spelling bee at Ottawa High School. The Peru student placed fifth during the Grand Final Spelling Bee in East Peoria on March 17. Parkside Middle School eighth-grader Shea Rathburn simulates writing the winning word "mahatma" on her hand Feb. 17 during the regional spelling bee at Ottawa High School.

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  10. In the Classroom - Illinois Central CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | The Times

    The following local students graduated from Illinois Central College in East Peoria during the summer and fall semesters of 2017: Kourtney Gaspardo, of Minonk, Associate in Science, and Lita Davis, of Streator, Associate in Science. Humm.

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  11. Paul P. Wachowski: 1954-2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | The Times

    Paul P. Wachowski Jr., 63, of Streator, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 27, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 3, at St. Michael the Archangel Church, Streator.

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  12. Young Performers winners will perform with symphonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | The Times

    Jessica Znaniecki, of Oglesby, is a La Salle-Peru High School junior and winner in the senior division of the 2018 Young Performers Competition sponsored by the Illinois Valley Symphony Orchestra. Znaniecki will perform with the IVSO at its Sunday, March 11, concert in the Ottawa High School auditorium.

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  13. Practice makes perfect for Rathburn at spelling beeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | The Times

    Parkside Middle School eighth grader, Shea Rathburn, simulates the writing of the winning word "mahatma" on her hand Saturday, winning the Regional Spelling Bee at Ottawa High School. Parkside Middle School eighth grader, Shea Rathburn, simulates the writing of the winning word "mahatma" on her hand Saturday, winning the Regional Spelling Bee at Ottawa High School.

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  14. Regional Spelling Bee postponed to next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | The Times

    The La Salle, Marshall and Putnam Regional Spelling Bee has been p-o-s-t-p-o-n-e-d.

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  15. 58th regional bee set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | The Times

    The 2017 spelling bee champion Levi Maierhofer brought home the Stretch Miller traveling plaque to Milton Pope School in Marseilles. The plaque is awarded to the winner's school to be on display for one year.

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  16. Caterpillar posts 4Q loss on tax charge, but adjusted EPS upRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | The Times

    Caterpillar Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $1.3 billion in its fourth quarter, driven down by a hefty charge related to tax reform. On a per-share basis, the Peoria, Illinois-based company said it had a loss of $2.18.

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  17. Streator Elementary names new superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | The Times

    In a special meeting Tuesday night, the Board of Education awarded Parker a three-year contract. Her salary is set at $132,000 per year.

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  18. Illinois plans to offer high school equivalency alternativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | The Times

    Illinois plans to offer high school equivalency alternatives SPRINGFIELD - The Illinois Community College Board is planning to roll out several alternative ways people can earn their high school equivalency certificate other than passing a test. The State Journal-Register reports that the board plans to offer the other methods by the fall of 2018 and get more people into the workforce pipeline.

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  19. in the Classroom - " Bradley UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | The Times

    The following local students received recognition on the Dean's List for the fall semester at Bradley University in Peoria. To be eligible for the Dean's List a student must achieve a minimum 3.5 grade point average for the semester on a 4.0 scale.

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  20. Sandwich's Schiera makes it a three-peatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | The Times

    Sandwich's Kayla Schiera, who earned all-state honors for the third consecutive season by finishing eighth at the IHSA Girls Cross County Class 2A State Meet in November, is today named The Times Girls Runner of the Year also for the third straight year. Sandwich's Kayla Schiera, who earned all-state honors for the third consecutive season by finishing eighth at the IHSA Girls Cross County Class 2A State Meet in November, is today named The Times Girls Runner of the Year also for the third straight year.

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